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Gas leak force evacuations Friday

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Dominion reported a gas leak Friday morning in Cleveland.

According to authorities the leak affected homes in the 4000 block of Bailey Avenue on the city's west side.

Police and fire began evacuating several homes due to the leak around 8:30 a.m.  Officials say construction crews in the area accidentally hit a gas line while working.

Firefighters were able to shut off the gas from the road.

Repairs are currently underway.

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